Happiness measure, code: A-ASA-mi-mqr-n-7-a


Selfreport on 3 questions, in emotion diary kept 30 days (experience sampling)

Several times per hour Ss noted in a diary:
A the emotion(s) they had experienced the last few minutes.
B the number of minutes they experienced these feelings.
C the hedonic dimension they experienced in these feelings
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Scoring: numerical rating from +3 to -3
Summation: The total percentage of unpleasure (AxB) was divided by the total percentage of pleasure (question C)
  
Classification
Focus, A-ASA Affect: Average of Specific Affects
Time frame, mi last instant
Mode, mqr multiple questions, repeated (number not reported)
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceFlügel (1925): study GB 1920
TitleA Quantitative Study of Feeling and Emotion in Every Day Life.
PublicAcademics, England, 192?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes